Anthony Scaramucci’s message for Donald Trump: ‘Dial down the lying’

Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci called on President Trump Wednesday to stop lying and to start focusing on policies ahead of the 2018 midterms.

During an interview on CNN's "New Day," Mr. Scaramucci acknowledged that the president does lie and called him a scoundrel. He said the president ...

Audio: Dem candidate Scott Wallace says dogs are smarter than police

Democratic congressional candidate Scott Wallace, who is running in Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district against Republican representative Brian Fitzpatrick, was captured saying "dogs are smarter than police officers" during a conversation with a constituent at a campaign event this past summer, according to audio sent to the Washington Free Beacon.

Bulgaria’s government survives no-confidence vote

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) - Bulgaria's ruling coalition has survived a no-confidence vote called by the opposition, which accused the government of failing to reform the ailing health care system.

The 240-member parliament on Wednesday rejected the motion in a 133-99 vote. Eight lawmakers were absent.

In its motion, the opposition ...

Caravan furor stokes wall fight

President Trump and Republicans have made illegal immigration a central issue in the homestretch to the 2018 midterm elections, setting up a showdown over the U.S.-Mexico border in December.Senate Majority Leader M...

The Latest: Japanese freed from Syria confirms he is well

TOKYO (AP) - The Latest on a Japanese freelance journalist freed from Syria (all times local):

7:15 p.m.

A Japanese freelance journalist who was kidnapped three years ago in Syria says he is well and safe in Turkey.

Jumpei Yasuda spoke in brief videotaped comments in English carried online Wednesday ...

Second sentencing set for ex-New York state Senate leader

NEW YORK (AP) - An ex-New York state Senate leader convicted on public corruption charges wants leniency to spare him from years behind bars.

Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, are set to be resentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood.

Their original convictions were rejected on appeal after ...